The table below looks at the statistics for ACCA in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACCA over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Rank 56 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing ACCA 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.15% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.68% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £125 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -64.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £18.00
ACCA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
132 148 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.09% 22.84% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 67 68
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £22.38 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.19% +38.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.90 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

ACCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing ACCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ACCA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ACCA
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ACCA across the Hertfordshire region.

ACCA Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ACCA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ACCA across the Hertfordshire region.

ACCA Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ACCA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ACCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) CIMA
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) HFM
2 1 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

ACCA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Modeller
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft